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Re: scim and keyboard input issues still

Craig White wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-06-14 at 08:17 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote:
>> Craig White wrote:
>>> F10 - KDE
>>> I am pretty much working but since I installed scim and am switching
>>> between Chinese and English, I can no longer use some of my keys...
>>> <DELETE>     doesn't appear to do anything
>>> <Arrow Up>   doesn't appear to do anything
>>> <Arrow Down> appears to perform like pressing <Enter>
>>> yet if I open xev, I can see the keycodes are being sent.
>>> and if I quit scim, it doesn't fix anything.
>>> I think this happened once I configured KDE systemsettings and added
>>> Chinese language but I removed it now and still, no change. Setup in
>>> systemsettings/Region & Language only shows US English and keyboard is
>>> still Evdev-managed keyboard and only USA layout.
>> Well....
>> I don't have your problems but I don't have your settings either....
>> In "Region & Language" I have nothing installed.  Above the box were
>> languages would be listed it shows: "Country or Region: Not set (Generic
>> English).  My keyboard layout is "Disabled".
>>> So I can't figure out that even if I apparently quit scim and put things
>>> back to normal now in KDE systemsettings, why can I not use some of my
>>> keys?
> ----
> I think it can only be caused by either a settings change or a package
> installation and knowing that the key behavior is both GNOME & KDE
> (happens in Evolution, OpenOffice, Konsole and every other program I
> try), I don't think this is a systemsettings thing but I removed the
> Chinese keyboard in Regional & Language/Keyboard and unset the country
> or region setting to 'not set (Generic English)' like yours. I cannot
> remove the US English installed language and have logged off and logged
> back on but no change.
> these are the only packages that I have installed in the past few
> days...
> lesstif-0.95.0-26.fc10.i386
> libXp-devel-1.0.0-11.fc9.i386
> lesstif-devel-0.95.0-26.fc10.i386
> 1:openoffice.org-langpack-zh_CN-3.0.1-15.4.fc10.i386
> kde-l10n-Chinese-4.2.3-1.fc10.noarch
> scim-libs-1.4.7-35.fc10.i386
> libgxim-0.3.2-4.fc10.i386
> imsettings-libs-0.105.1-4.fc10.i386
> imsettings-0.105.1-4.fc10.i386
> im-chooser-1.2.5-1.fc10.i386
> scim-1.4.7-35.fc10.i386
> scim-pinyin-0.5.91-25.fc9.i386
> scim-python-0.1.13rc1-1.fc10.i386
> scim-python-pinyin-0.1.13rc1-1.fc10.i386
> python-openoffice-0.1-0.2.20090228svn34.fc10.noarch
> Thanks...I am at a loss as to what is causing this but it's irritating
> not to be able to use the 'delete' key.
Maybe try one thing?

Just for a test, create a new user and test with that to see if there is
a difference.
> On the bright side, I can type Chinese...well in the same sense that
> Bill Murray could play the piano because his father was a piano mover.
> Craig

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